topic for discussion

topic for discussion
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  • topic for discussion — topic that is taken care of, matter that is dealt with …   English contemporary dictionary

  • topic — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ chosen, selected ▪ particular, specific ▪ related ▪ articles on religious art and related topics ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • topic — top|ic W2 [ˈtɔpık US ˈta: ] n [Date: 1400 1500; : Latin; Origin: Topica Topics , book by the ancient Greek thinker Aristotle, from Greek Topika, from topikos of a place, of a useful quotation , from topos place, useful quotation ] a subject that… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • topic */*/*/ — UK [ˈtɒpɪk] / US [ˈtɑpɪk] noun [countable] Word forms topic : singular topic plural topics a subject that you write or speak about There has been little research on this particular topic. She tried to think of another topic of conversation. The… …   English dictionary

  • topic — /top ik/, n. 1. a subject of conversation or discussion: to provide a topic for discussion. 2. the subject or theme of a discourse or of one of its parts. 3. Rhet., Logic. a general field of considerations from which arguments can be drawn. 4.… …   Universalium

  • topic — top|ic [ tapık ] noun count *** a subject that you write or speak about: There has been little research on this particular topic. She tried to think of another topic of conversation. The topic for discussion today is The Health of the Nation …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • topic — [[t]tɒ̱pɪk[/t]] topics N COUNT A topic is a particular subject that you discuss or write about. The weather is a constant topic of conversation in Britain... The main topic for discussion is political union... They offer tips on topics such as… …   English dictionary

  • topic — /ˈtɒpɪk / (say topik) noun 1. a subject of conversation or discussion: to provide a topic for discussion. 2. the subject or theme of a discourse or of one of its parts. 3. Rhetoric, Logic a general field of considerations from which arguments can …   Australian-English dictionary

  • topic — [täp′ik] n. [L topica < Gr ta topika, title of a work by ARISTOTLE < topikos, local, concerning < topoi, commonplaces < topos, place < IE base * top , to arrive, goal > OE thafian, to endure] 1. Historical a) a class or category …   English World dictionary

  • discussion — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ detailed, extensive, full, in depth, thorough (esp. AmE) ▪ They had a detailed discussion of the issues. ▪ extended, lengthy …   Collocations dictionary

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